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caravanas de sal en el desierto

Salt caravans in the Sahara, resistance or death

It is still possible to find salt for sale in the markets of the Sahel and Saharan cities such as...

arte rupestre de Ennedi Manda Guele

Ennedi rock art, Chad’s hidden treasure

The Ennedi rock art is one of the riches of Chad’s most important national park. A territory of more than...

The Wodaabe of Chad: origins, symbols and relationships in Gerewol

In Kumakonda’s trips we have accumulated many encounters with the Wodaabe of Chad, and we even travel to their Gerewol...

Introduction to the peoples and nomads of Lake Chad, a fascinating labyrinth of societies

The human presence in Lake Chad dates back thousands of years, and the archaeological remains that have been found bear...

Lake Chad, a stunning natural and cultural ecosystem

Lake Chad is a mythical place in Central Africa. It is one of the great symbols of the continent, like...

Travel to Chad: Ennedi Massif Natural and Cultural Reserve

One of the main objectives of travel to Chad is to visit the Ennedi Massif, one of the most sublime...

Niergui Wodaabe refugee camp in Chad

In the Niergui Wodaabe refugee camp in Chad, more than 200 people survive on charity and NGO projects....

Isolated Tibesti, the legendary Sahara

Tibesti, a massive array of volcanoes, canyons, oases, dunes, strange peaks and isolated villages inhabited by the rude Teda people....

Africa overland trip: from the desert to the rainforest. Part 1/4

Africa overland trip from Ennedi massif inthe Sahara desert to the african jungles visiting Dzangha Sangha and Zakouma National Park....

Ecotourism in Chad and community development

Ecotourism and development of local communities. Walking and Bicycle Routes in ChadThe Guera Mountains have a great tourist attraction and...

People and cultures in Chad, encounters across the Sahel

En los pequeños mercados de las zonas rurales, en los caminos polvorientos del Sahel, en los restaurantes locales, o...

Ennedi; the Eden of the Sahara. Chronicles of a tour to Chad II

World Heritage, the Ennedi massif, located in northeastern Chad, is known as the "Eden of the Sahara", hides some of...